1. To foster a fuller understanding and greater recognition of the basic equity between all human beings.
  2. To stimulate the observance, protection and promotion of the rights of the human person in the light of the Gospel and the teachings of the Church.
  3. To translate the social teachings of the Church to actions that aim at the development of all human beings for the glorification of God.
  4. To implement such teachings for the improvement of the quality of life of human beings.
  5. To promote the sense of justice and peace in the Diocese in accordance with such teachings.
  6. To collaborate with people of other traditions and beliefs for the promotion of social justice in every aspect of human life.
  7. To make recommendations to the Bishop on matters related to justice and peace.